This guide will show how to configure the Apache web server to authenticate users against Microsoft Active Directory. The most difficult part was to get the correct LDAP path for the AuthLDAPUrl and AuthLDAPBindDN parameters. Without the exact correct path it will NOT work, because LDAP does not traverse the Active Directoy for specified users, but relies on the exact full path specified.

Here are two scripts to transfer user accounts from one RedHat/CentOS server to another. All home directory files, mail, group settings, passwords stays in tact. The first script needs to be executed on the source server and the second script needs to be executed on the destination server:

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